Case Study The University Of Texas

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Lilly Mullins 4A The University of Texas has ran into issues with accepting new students. They want to have a more diverse school that has a lot of minorities. This started to cause problems among the students and parents. 75 percent of admissions are based on the graduation ranks and academic levels, the remaining percent is based on a “holistic” evaluation which includes race and gender. Abigail Fisher, a white woman, claims she was denied admission to the university because they were trying to increase the amount of African Americans and Hispanic students that attended the school thus costing Abigail her spot there.
This has left The Supreme Court divided. Allowing admission soli upon race is unconstitutional.
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